Hurricane Katrina Forest Recovery

As we work together to tackle the historic challenge that Hurricane Katrina has presented to the forestry communities of Mississippi, Louisiana, and Alabama, we hope that this blog will be a valuable resource and tool.

Thursday, September 15

Forestry Commission Reports $2.4 Billion of Tree Damage & Burn Bans in 31 Counties

Forestry Commission Reports $2.4 Billion of Tree Damage

Mississippi Fire History from 1999-2005

The following 31 counties have a ban against outdoor burning:

Adams, Amite, Carroll, Clarke, Covington, Forrest, George, Greene,
Hancock, Harrison, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson Davis, Jones, Lamar,
Lauderdale, Lawrence, Lincoln, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Pearl
River, Perry, Pike, Quitman, Rankin, Simpson, Stone, Walthall, Wayne,
and Winston.


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